Author Results for Rear-Admiral A.H. Taylor

Admiral the Honourable Sir George Elliott

By Rear-Admiral A.H. Taylor

The author quotes extensively from a memoir written by Sir George Elliott in 1855 which was made available by the Marquess of Northampton, his great-grandson and SNR member. He also cross-references with occasional quotations from other contemporary sources. Elliott had a long, varied and successful naval career, starting with the blockade of Toulon in 1795 […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Napoleonic War | Baltic | War of 1812 | English Channel | Opium Wars | French Revolution | Mediterranean | Indian Ocean | Other (location)
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Biography | Manpower & Life at Sea | Shipbuilding & Design